DeSoto Caverns
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Best way to celebrate Halloween in Alabama
— Insider

Enter Everlast

A great war is unfolding and the fate of Everlast is in your hands this Harvest Season! Step into a marvelous place full of shows, characters, and quests. Guests will awaken stories of the past and present, revealing both the good and the bad that has been happening. The Keepers of Everlast must seek allies who will help them guard the Emblems of Everlast. These emblems seal and protect the land from the Shadow Order, who are seeking to destroy these sacred relics. The Keepers need brave, cunning and adventurous heroes in their great struggle to protect the Emblems, but it is hard to be sure who belongs to which side because appearances are endlessly deceptive. Where will your alliance lie in Everlast this Harvest Season?


Witness

.Witness a variety of incredible entertainment wherever your journey takes you. Descend into the cave to experience out-of-this-world shows and enjoy the amazing feats and talents of Everlast’s finest!

Interact

Become a part of the immersive world of Everlast, where stories come to life! Discover friends and foes who seek your alliance as you navigate your quest. Where will your adventure take you? The choice is up to you.

Enjoy

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Experience the fun by jumping in and taking part in the celebration, or relax and enjoy as everything unfolds around you. Treat yourself to a delicious latte with a well-deserved fall treat from the cafe!


Event tickets

Every Friday & Saturday in October 4 - 26, 6:30 - 10:30 pm

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+ Complete Experience

  • Valued at $99.97
  • $34.99/Adult
  • $29.99/Child
  • Child rate applies to ages 4-11. Ages 3 & under receive free admission.
  • Live Extraordinary Caverns Show
  • Character Interactions, Shows, and Quests
  • Five Quest based Attractions including Train, Maze, Archery, Wall Climb & Secret Garden
  • Streetmosphere Entertainment
  • Guest Interactive Entertainment
  • Family-Friendly Movies
  • Group Rate available of $30 per person for groups of 15 or more, call 256-378-7252 in advance if your group is larger than 40.

  • Buy Now

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+ VIP Experience

    • Valued at $152.44
    • $59.99/Adult
    • $54.99/Child
    • LIMITED AVAILABILITY If sold out, call to see if reservations can be made. Child rate applies to ages 4-11. Ages 3 & under receive free admission.
    • Including VIP Seating, VIP Fastpass Line, an Event T-Shirt, a Souvenir Cup with Unlimited Fountain Drinks, a S'mores Kit & a Special Event Bag
    • Live Extraordinary Caverns Show
    • Character Interactions, Shows, and Quests
    • Five Quest based Attractions including Train, Maze, Archery, Wall Climb & Secret Garden
    • Streetmosphere Entertainment
    • Guest Interactive Entertainment
    • Family-Friendly Movies
    • Group Rate available of $50 per person for groups of 15 or more, call 256-378-7252 in advance if your group is larger than 40.

    • Buy Now

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Entertainment

 
 

Illuminations of Harvest, Caverns Show

Witness the Power of Light

Gather in the depths of the Earth within DeSoto Caverns and let your imagination soar as the cave springs to life with illuminations which highlight how Providence has woven all great stories together.

This sensational show takes guests on a journey through fiery dance, stirring light and sound—featuring fire, fountains, color, and an epic display of brilliant, state-of-the-art lasers!

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Scheduled Entertainers in Show    Delightflow Duo  - October 4,5,11,12   Madam Manja  - October 18,19,25,26

Scheduled Entertainers in Show

Delightflow Duo - October 4,5,11,12

Madam Manja - October 18,19,25,26

Share in the Radiant Magic

You can purchase your own light up toys and collectibles in the gift shop. Make sure to stop in before you descend into the cave so you can join in on the luminescent experience.

Know Before You Go

You can experience this grandiose show within DeSoto Caverns at the Tomb of the Risen Dead event. There will be two performances per night and the caverns will be open to explore the main cathedral room and its wonders for 30 minutes. Doors shut 15 minutes before each show to avoid interruptions during performances.


Festival Entertainment


Streetmosphere Performers

In the festival area, you can witness a host of performances including impressive jugglers, spirited acrobats, crafty magicians, and more! There are opportunities throughout the night for you and your family to learn a host of tricks and skills from our talented performers. Maybe you’ll discover a hidden talent and decide to purchase your first set of juggling balls or a diabolo set from the gift shop. It’s your time to shine!

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Festival Entertainment

Join in on the continuous, high-energy festival activities. There is a variety of opportunities ranging from the fan-participation lip sync contests, dance parties for all ages, to costume contests (ages 12 and under), and more. You won’t just witness the fun, you’ll become the fun!

Eat, Relax & Enjoy

If you want a moment to just sit back and relax, there will always be a family-friendly “not-too-spooky” movie in our outdoor amphitheater. It’s the perfect place to roast s’mores near a cozy fire with your family and friends!

Our cafe in the gift shop has an even greater variety of delicious entrees, sweets, snacks and warm beverages that will guarantee a delightful evening of making memories to savor!

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Quests,

Characters,

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DISCOVERY ALONG EACH PATH

Which path will you choose?

Throughout this story-immersive park, you will find many characters with quests, attractions and challenges to make your journey unique to you and create an unforgettable adventure. You may make friends or foes on your way, but will you discover the Emblems of Everlast and become a Hero of the Keepers? The choice is up to you, so come ready to explore!

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FAQs

 
 

Wear comfortable walking shoes, so that you are able to navigate the attractions safely. No flip flops or heels. Also, no costumes for those above the age of 12, this is for the safety of our guests and team members in order to ensure that it is always clear who is a Team Member at our park. Our park policy dress code applies to our events as well and can be seen here.

Costumes can be worn by children age 12 and under. No costumes are allowed for anyone over the age of 12. If you show up in costume, you will be asked to change and wash off your makeup. This is for the safety of both our guests and our Team Members.

Yes, parking is free.

Yes, tickets will be available for purchase at our gate, so long as the event is not sold out.

Yes, Our Cave Cafe will have delicious food options as well as specialty Autumn lattes, hot chocolate, s'more packages to roast over fires, an array of tart options, and Halloween-candy inspired fudge along with other treats available.

We've designed this event so that it's appropriate for all ages!

Smoking inside of DeSoto Caverns is strictly prohibited and violating guests may be ejected from the park without refund. DeSoto Caverns does not allow smoking inside buildings or around attractions.

 

Event Restrictions

  • No weapons of any kind including imitation.

  • No costumes for anyone over the age of 12. If you show up in costume you will be asked to change and wash off spooky make up. This is for the safety of both our guests, cast, and Team Members.

  • No outside food or drinks.

  • No shirts with profanity, gang symbols, or weapons. If you come wearing a shirt promoting any of these things, you will be required to change.

  • No photography or videography in the spooktacular attractions.

  • There are no refunds for ticket purchases.

Park Policy Compliance

In addition to the DeSoto Caverns Guest Code of Conduct, guests are required to comply with all local, state and federal laws, as well as individual park policies, rules and instructions posted or otherwise listed. DeSoto Cavern's regular Park Policies apply during events at DeSoto Caverns.